[svlug] Rules -> was postfix

Marc MERLIN marc_news at merlins.org
Mon Jan 20 03:03:47 PST 2003


On Fri, Jan 17, 2003 at 10:53:14AM -0800, Mark C. Langston wrote:
> Only a few problems with that:  Common sense isn't.  Frex:  I replied
> to this post in the same manner you've been replying:  By simply
> replying-to-all, which means the original poster gets a copy, and it's
> Cc'd to the list.  I normally avoid the habit, because it's wasteful
> and irritating -- if you're replying to someone on the list, they'll
> see the response to the list; they don't need another copy.
 
BTW, you may not be aware of it, but the version of mailman we have on
the svlug server will optionally not send you the list copy if you are
Cced in the headers (this is a default for new users, see the list
options in the subscription page)
 
Marc
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